estimator in cardiff

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cardiff, wales
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
reference number
01454 610000
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job description


Are you an experienced Estimator wanting to advance where you are today? Wanting to work for one of the main construction players in the UK? Working on exciting projects in the South Wales region for a Tier 1 Contractor? Then look no further.

Location: Cardiff, South Wales


* Be responsible for managing and preparing tenders from first principles
* Coordinating and challenging the input from the wider construction team including procurement, Engineering, commercial and supporting the bid management and quality submission requirement
* Prepares work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents.
* Identifies labor, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents.
* Computes costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirements.
* Resolves discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information.
* Presents prepared estimate by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information.
* Prepares special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
* Maintains cost data base by entering and backing up data.
* Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications.
* Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


* You will Degree educated
* Demonstrate an understanding of the use of first principle estimating.
* You will have a sound working knowledge of project management principles and an awareness of current health and safety requirements and changes.
* You will have experience with a main construction contractor

About yourself

Our client is looking for someone who can demonstrate the below characteristics;

* Be able to organise yourself and others workload
* Be able to work in a strong team environment
* Be proactive in your approach
* An excellent communicator
* A high level of diplomacy and customer focused

If you would like to know a little more about this very exciting opportunity then please do apply if not

please don't hesitate to contact me. I'm more than happy to answer absolutely anything. I look

forward to hearing from you

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


cost reporting


driving licence

educational requirements

BSc quantity surveying